Originally Posted by JB
:woot: The Hippie Annihilator, Mark II.
Originally Posted by m00
- It's already being done.
- Won't happen as long as OWS is in the pocket of the Democratic Party, which was where all of the collusion happened.
- Uh-uh. More restrictions and interference implies that the feds have a right to (a) give money away and then use that as a wedge to gain more control over the economy and (b) that the feds actually know what they are doing. The correct answer is to maintain a strict repayment schedule and not do any more bailouts. Ever. Anything that's "too big to fail" is too big to manage. That's what Chapter 11 is for.
- The Constitution guarantees the right to petition the government. The real solution is to roll back the federal leviathan so that it isn't picking economic winners and losers, which will roll back the amount of lobbying required to stay in business.